Lyrica and Loss of smell - from FDA reports
Loss of smell is found among people who take Lyrica, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Septra, and have Neuralgia. This review analyzes which people have Loss of smell with Lyrica. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 133,173 people who have side effects when taking Lyrica from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 03, 2017
133,173 people reported to have side effects when taking Lyrica.
Among them, 44 people (0.03%) have Loss Of Smell
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lyrica when people have Loss Of Smell *:
- < 1 month: 4.76 %
- 1 - 6 months: 66.67 %
- 6 - 12 months: 14.29 %
- 1 - 2 years: 14.29 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Loss Of Smell when taking Lyrica *:
- female: 76.92 %
- male: 23.08 %
Age of people who have Loss Of Smell when taking Lyrica *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 3.45 %
- 50-59: 17.24 %
- 60+: 79.31 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Neuralgia (15 people, 34.09%)
- Neuropathy Peripheral (9 people, 20.45%)
- Infection (6 people, 13.64%)
- Bone Disorder (4 people, 9.09%)
- Back Pain (4 people, 9.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Septra (6 people, 13.64%)
- Metformin (3 people, 6.82%)
- Lisinopril (3 people, 6.82%)
- Glipizide (3 people, 6.82%)
- Bisoprolol Fumarate (2 people, 4.55%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Ageusia (25 people, 56.82%)
- Taste - Impaired (11 people, 25.00%)
- Weight Decreased (8 people, 18.18%)
- Stress And Anxiety (7 people, 15.91%)
- Madarosis (6 people, 13.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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